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[Hollywood Aerial and Los Angeles/Long Beach Floods, 1930s]

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[Hollywood Aerial and Los Angeles/Long Beach Floods, 1930s]


Published ca. 1930s, 1938-39


Aerial shot of Hollywood, probably Paramount Studios, and Los Angeles/Long Beach floods of 1938-39.


Run time 3:34
Audio/Visual Si, B&W

Shotlist

00:00 Aerial of Hollywood, California; Paramount Studios probably visible; W.H. Clune Studios (now Raleigh Studios) visible in lower left corner at end.
00:33 Flood in urban area. Possibly Los Angeles flood of 1938, or Long Beach Flood of 1939 (caused by Los Angeles Tropical Storm), or both. Footage is multi-generational dupe. Cars and buses driving through flooded streets; rescuing people from flooded houses; boats in streets; Hotel Antler visible; Venetian Square, Long Beach; Los Angeles River; more.
2:47 end usable material

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Reviews

Reviewer: MarleneAlvarado - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - April 23, 2012
Subject: Great Historical footage
Great Historical footage. I am having problems uploading it to my files to share with the Long Beach Historical Society. It is difficult to determine in which cities the scenes portary.
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